The Delhi Fire Service (DFS) is thinking about an extreme staff mash with more than 32 percent opening enduring in spite of new arrangements made only a month back. As indicated by information gotten to by IANS through the Right to Information (RTI) Act, of the 2,367 complete endorsed posts for fire fighters in DFS, 1,598 were filled in September, while 769 are empty. Of the 1,598 recently delegated fire fighters, 500 are new enrolls. While the managerial control of Delhi Fire Service is with the regional government, according to its site, the enlisting offices for the division are the Union Public Service Commission (UPSC) and Delhi Subordinate Services Selection Board (DSSSB), said the RTI answer.
"Fire fighters are key staff of the Department. The preparation of the 500 newcomers has been finished and they have joined the Department," a senior fire authority told IANS. The DFS is additionally confronting labor mash in the putting out fires staff segment. Of the 3,127 posts in the putting out fires area, 913 are empty. "Of the five authorized posts for Chief Fire Officer, three are empty," as per the RTI answer. The condition is no better in the Communication area. "An aggregate of 65 posts for radio phone administrators are empty against the authorized quality of 100. The two situations for Communication Officers and one for Wireless Officer are additionally lying empty," the RTI answer included.
The DFS authority said the office was carrying out its responsibility with what it had and the accessible manforce had been dispersed crosswise over 61 fire stations in Delhi. "There are in a perfect world six people on one vehicle. At present we work with four. We need to send in more vehicles each time there's a major fire some place," the authority included. Delhi has seen various fire episodes in 2019, incorporating a blast in Karol Bagh in which 17 individuals were executed.